What did you get up to before you started school? Watch a bit of Dora the Explorer? Annoy your parents and eat your own boogers?

Toddler Jaxon Krzysik is unlike most of us, as he has climbed three of the highest mountains in Britain, all at the tender age of three.

The intrepid nursery school pupil is putting us all to shame, having done the Three Peaks Challenge – which includes Mount Snowdon in Wales (1085m high), Scafell Pike (England, 978m) and Ben Nevis (Scotland, 1345m).

The wee lad did it in the memory of his best pal Ralph who died aged two in 2017.

Jaxon completed 20 hours of walking and was not carried a single step of the 23 miles, during which he climbed a total of 10,052ft.

Proud dad Cal, a recruiter from Burnley, Lancashire, said: ‘What he has done is unbelievable and I’m so proud of him.

‘I can hand-on-heart say I didn’t have to carry him or help him at all. It’s a big challenge for anyone, never mind for a three-year-old.

‘Of course, he found it hard in places and I had to encourage him, but he really enjoyed it, he just loves the mountains.

‘I could not be more chuffed with him. He’s a superstar. Jaxon thinks Ralph is in the sky and he still asks about him.

‘He knows what happened and knows we climbed the mountains for Ralph.’

Best mate Ralph was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at two weeks old after his mum Jade Smith experienced difficulties during birth.

He suffered brain damage and was completely paralysed and unable to talk. But that didn’t stop Jaxon from forming an instant bond.

Since the age of two Jaxon has enjoyed long walks with his dad, and the pair have already scaled some of the biggest peaks in the Lake District and Yorkshire.

All together Jaxon managed to walk 23 miles (37km) up 3,064 metres (10,052ft) worth of mountainous footpaths.

Many people who take on the challenge do so with the aim of conquering all three peaks on the same day.

Jaxon broke the record set by Lucas Lawrenson, six, who managed to climb all three mountains within 24 hours in May.

‘Scafell Pike was by far the most difficult. The conditions were terrible,’ added dad Cal.

‘He only has little legs so it does take him a lot longer than most people to climb. But he genuinely does enjoy it.

‘We have to make sure we keep safe of course and he did know how dangerous the mountains are.

‘But he was in his element. He loves the rocks and being outdoors and he did a great job without any help.’

Ralph’s mum Jade also appreciated the gesture, saying: ‘I burst into tears when I found out what Jaxon was doing for Ralph. It’s just amazing, it really pulled on my heartstrings.

‘It’s an incredible way to pay tribute to him. For someone so young to do something so amazing is fantastic.’

The youngster has raised more than £800 for Cerebra, a charity for brain injured children.

You can check out his campaign through JustGiving.

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